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Re: FW: curl feature request

From: Daniel Stenberg <>
Date: Thu, 2 Aug 2007 13:01:57 +0200 (CEST)

On Sun, 29 Jul 2007, Nathan Herring wrote:

> If you're using GSS-Negotiate, and if you use "--user :", then you get the
> current principal in your default Kerberos credential cache. However, it
> appears not to support entering any other name there. I would like to
> request that if the given argument for "--user" is not the special-cased
> ":", then treat it as a Kerberos principal, and try and acquire credentials
> specifically for that principal (which may not be the principal in the
> default credential cache).

That sounds like a good idea.

This being open source with only volunteer hackers around, don't count on this
being magically implemented without your pushing.

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Received on 2007-08-02